Chris was a boy soldier in the Household Cavalry, studying trombone with Bill Teskey – then Principal Trombone with the BBC Symphony Orchestra – at the Army School of Music at Kneller Hall, before joining NYJO in the mid-70s.
Category Archives: Trombone
Lance’s first foray into music was as a trombone-playing member of NYJO, aged 14, which is where he also embarked on his vocal career.
Mark joined NYJO in 1985 and has written many of the charts in the NYJO pad.
Andy joined NYJO in 1996 and became a stalwart of the band, playing jazz trombone for four years
Ross started playing trombone at the age of seven, switching to bass trombone after joining NYJO in 2003.
When Dennis was fourteen he joined the Doncaster Youth Jazz Association, with whom he studied and performed for some years, before moving to London in 1987 and joining NYJO
Winston began playing trombone at the age of 10 and joined NYJO in 1987
Mark was a member of NYJO from 1983 to 1989
Before moving to NYJO, Tom held a chair in the Midlands Youth Jazz Orchestra
Callum Au is a professional trombonist, composer, orchestrator, and arranger. A member of NYJO from 2005, he held the lead trombone chair with the band from 2008 – 2012, and contributed over 50 charts to the band’s library.